Finance and Investing

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Finance & Investing

Insurance Basics for Canadian Families

November 14, 2022

Here are some life insurance basics every Canadian family should know! When you’re budgeting for day-to-day life with your family,...

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Bear Market Affirmations
Finance & Investing

Five Affirmations in a Bear…

November 7, 2022

Take a deep breath … relax … exhale … repeat. Yes, there is a bear market. It’s now official, with the...

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Unbiased financial Advice
Finance & Investing

How To Get Unbiased Financial…

September 19, 2022

In the world of finances, there is almost always quite a large knowledge imbalance between the client and the provider....

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Pension contribution
Finance & Investing

Employer Pension Match

September 6, 2022

Here is how spending just 10 minutes made me $130k over the last 12 years. Employer Pension PlansIf your employer provides...

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how to invest in canada
Finance & Investing

How to Invest in Canada

April 4, 2022 1

Investing can be confusing, so much so that it prevents people from starting to invest, or feeling comfortable with investing....

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6 considerations before investing
Finance & Investing

6 Things You Must Consider…

March 30, 2022 2

Before you start investing, consider these 6 things to make sure you are ready to start!

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invest in real estate
Finance & Investing

How to invest in real…

March 16, 2022 1

Buying a home as a primary residence is usually one of the biggest purchases Canadians will make in their lives....

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3 ways to manage money as a couple
Finance & Investing

3 Ways to Manage Money…

February 22, 2022

Manage money as a coupleAs a couple gets more serious, they need to decide how they will manage their money...

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Finance & Investing

New Years Goal Setting

January 20, 2022 1

Learn how to identify and work toward your Financial Goals.

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Year in Review
Finance & Investing

2021 Year In Review

January 20, 2022

Looking back at the past year, in review, there have been many challenges of course. COVID continued, work was a...

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baby is born
Finance & Investing

Baby is born… Now what?

January 20, 2022 1

On top of the oodles of love, dozens of appointments, bazillions of pictures, stress and sleepless nights, what are the...

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loss in the family
Finance & Investing

Learnings from an unexpected loss…

January 20, 2022 1

Last year we tragically and unexpectedly lost a close family member, my father in law. As tough as it is...

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ETFs vs stocks
Finance & Investing

ETF’s vs Stocks

January 16, 2021 3

Want to start investing, but turned off by the high cost of the top stocks? You are not alone! What...

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Finance & Investing

Selling our home in a…

January 1, 2021

Well, We did it!! We sold our Condo! Selling our home in a pandemic was not easy. But I think...

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Finance & Investing

Unpopular opinion

November 29, 2020

Bank Rates Bank rates that should be charged are interest they should be paying me, not fees they should be...

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Finance & Investing

Learning about Money

September 12, 2020 1

What is the earliest memory you have when it comes to learning about money? I have a picture of me...

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robo advisor
Finance & Investing

My Experience using a Robo…

September 12, 2020

What is a Robo Advisor? A Robo advisor is an investing service which relies on algorithms to build a portfolio...

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canadian budget
Finance & Investing

Welcome to Canadian Budget!

August 3, 2020

Around Christmas 2019, before the Pandemic hit, I decided to start an instagram account on budgeting and finance! After starting...

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Net worth
Finance & Investing

What are you worth?

August 3, 2020 3

No, this isn't a hypothetical or philosophical question. Have you ever actually sat down and calculated your net worth? To...

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